Important Dates in March


March 1, 2019

Make sure to mark your calendar for:

Friday, March 1

Monday, March 4

Tuesday, March 12

Friday, March 15

  • Deadline for companies interested in partnering with ASCA on a new Culture of Safety Survey to submit their proposals

Tuesday, March 26

Wednesday, March 27

Thursday, March 28

Sunday, March 31

  • Application period closes for the May CASC exam

Month of March:

  • Sign up for the Heart of Healthcare Virtual Career Fair for nurses, hosted by ASCA’s Career Center on Thursday, April 4, from 11:00 am–3:00 pm ET (free for job seekers)
  • Register for the ASCA 2019 Conference & Expo, May 15–18 in Nashville, TN—the can’t-miss event of the year for ASC professionals
  • Apply for the ASCA Foundation’s Medical Mission Scholarship Program, which provides funding for nurses, surgical techs and scrub techs who participate in One World Surgery’s weeklong medical missions (scholarships available to ASCA members only)
  • Visit ASCA’s Opioids Resource Center for updated news and an abundance of reputable resources to strengthen your facility’s understanding of the ongoing opioid crisis the country is facing
  • Subscribe to ASCA’s 2019 Clinical & Operational Benchmarking Survey before first-quarter (Q1) data collection opens on April 1